The Trials Of Oscar Wilde

Year: 2014

Start Date: 25 June

Production Company: European Arts Company

Production Type: Historical courtroom drama.

Author: Merlin Holland and John O'Connor

Director: Peter Craze. Producer: John O'Connor.


John Gorick

Background to Production:

Premiere tour of a brand new play. Co-written with Wilde's grandson (Merlin Holland). Play uses where possible the actual words spoken during Wilde's trials (libel and criminal).

Items of Interest in the Programme:

Biographies of the producer and writer, the co-writer, the director, the cast members, the lighting designer and CSM (Duncan Hands), and the set and costume designer (Dora Schweitzer).

Other items / issues of interest:

Information about the European Arts Company (founded 2002) and details of previous plays.